Mangbetu Woman's Ornament (Negbe, pl. Egbe)
Uele Region, Northeast DR Congo
Plant fibers including raffia, plantain leaves
Embroidery and applique
Early 20th century
Size: 12" x 10 1/2"  (31 x 27 cm)
From the collection of The Missionary Sister's of Namur, brought back to Belgium in 1959 

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